Explore Palm Springs 2019 through the Leica perspective:



Exclusive Camera Loans for Workshop Students | Daily Leica on Loan

A selection of Leica cameras and lenses will be available on loan exclusively for students at the Korakia Pensione daily from 8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. All gear must be returned at 5:00 p.m. Loans are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Valid ID, credit card and SD card required.


Leica in the Hyatt Sponsor Headquarters

Discover Leica’s lineup of professional cameras and lenses and experience how Leica can fit into your workflow.

Monday – Wednesday: 9:00AM – 4:00PM
Thursday: 9:00AM – 5:00PM
Friday: 9:00AM – 12:00PM


Have your portfolio reviewed by Leica Gallery Los Angeles’s Curator Paris Chong as part of the Portfolio Review Program at PSPF. Register HERE.


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Explore Palm Springs Photo Festival through the lens of legendary Leica

Expand your visual storytelling and discover firsthand why so many of the world’s most iconic images have been made on a Leica through daily Leica programming at Palm Springs Photo Festival 2019. From photo walks to Master lectures and portfolio reviews to a complimentary Leica-on-Loan program, Leica provides you with a PSPF experience developed to enhance and inspire your photographic journey.

Starting on Sunday, May 5th through Friday morning, May 10th, participants of PSPF will have access to a variety of Leica cameras and lenses available on loan on a first come, first served basis.  Camera loans will be offered at the Leica Suite on the Moroccan side of the Korakia as well as in the Leica booth at the Hyatt.  Valid credit card, photo ID and SD card required to participate in this complimentary loan program.

SUNDAY, May 5. Opening Day. 5:30pm – 8:00pm

Leica co-sponsors the Opening Reception for all badgeholders at Korakia Pensione.

Night Street Photography Photo Walk with Jesse Diamond.  8:00pm – 10:00pm

MONDAY, May 6. 2:00pm – 4:00pm. 

Photowalk with Photographer Phil Cuenco  Details TBA.

TUESDAY, May 7. 2:45pm – 3:45pm

The Leica Talks Seminar: Miranda Barnes  Details TBA.

WEDNESDAY, May 82:45pm – 3:45pm

Leica Print Session with Stephen Vanasco


11:45am – 12:45pm. Maggie Steber Reviews Work.  Details TBA.

1:00pm – 2:00pm The Leica Talks Seminar: Ruddy Roye  Details TBA.

2:00pm – 3:00pm The Leica Talks Seminar: Maggie Steber 

Two Leica Festival Scholarships

If you are full-time student or recent graduate check out the “Emerging Photographer Scholarship” program at the festival. For more information, click on: http://2019.palmspringsphotofestival.com/scholarship/

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